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    Programs that conduct investigations, inquests, postmortem examinations and laboratory tests to determine the cause, manner and circumstances of death in all cases of natural death when the individual was unattended by a physician, and in all cases of unnatural death (homicides, suicides, accidents or deaths of a suspicious nature). The coronor's office is also responsible for correctly identifying the deceased and for making proper disposition of the remains. Also included are programs that pay for autopsies when required.

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    Service NameDescriptionLocationProgramAgency
    Burial Assistance - Lycoming CountyResponsible for burials of individuals for cases in which family members and friends are not able to pay. They will need to call the coroner's secretary to discuss options.LycomingLycoming County CoronerLycoming County Government
    Coroner's Office - Susquehanna CountyIn certain situations, the Coroner is required to investigate a death. The purpose of this investigation is to determine the cause of death and to determine whether or not there is sufficient reason for the Coroner to believe that death may have resulted from criminal acts or criminal neglect of persons other than the deceased. As part of this investigation, the Coroner shall determine the identity of the deceased and notify the next of kin of the deceased.SusquehannaCoroner - Susquehanna CountySusquehanna County Government
    County of Berks - CoronerServes as an independent investigator in all death investigations and shall determine the identity of the deceased and notify the next of kin. Also responsible to investigate and determine the cause and manner of unnatural and unexplained deaths occurring within Berks County.BerksCoronerCounty of Berks
    County of Schuylkill - CoronerThe Coroner serves as an independent investigator in all death investigations and shall determine the identity of the deceased and notify the next of kin. The Coroner is also responsible to investigate and determine the cause and manner of unnatural and unexpected deaths occurring within Schuylkill County.SchuylkillCounty of Schuylkill - CoronerCounty of Schuylkill - Coroner
    Injury and Death Prevention - Lycoming CountyInvestigates deaths to determine cause and manner of death, and then monitors trends to focus on injury and death prevention activities in the community.LycomingLycoming County CoronerLycoming County Government
    Lancaster County Coroner's OfficeResponsible for conducting and independent investigation into any death which falls under his/her jurisdiction according to the law. This includes any sudden, unexpected, unattended or of a violent or suspicious nature. Determines whether any death resulted from criminal acts or criminal neglect of persons other than the deceased. Identify the decedent and assure that next of kin have been notified.LancasterLancaster County Coroner's OfficeCounty of Lancaster

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